|In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson Is Burried (1983) [Short Story]|
by Amy Hempel
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A woman visits her best friend dying in a hospital. Unable to confront death, she fills the silence with bits of trivia.
First published in TriQuarterly, 1983
Original title: In the Cemetery Where Al Jolson Is Burried
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Tragedy And Loss
This work is a subwork of the following works :
Reasons to Live (1985) [Collection]
Author: Amy Hempel